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​Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children, 2000 —Children's Book Council/NSTA

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"The book's title—a description of how big trees protect the smaller ones—is indicative of the diverse ways of nurturing represented within this volume, including how the natural world nourishes people." —Publishers Weekly

"Shetterly's writing is spare but evocative. McCall's dreamy oil-paint illustrations perfectly complement the story." —Maine Times

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